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ANALYSIS | Magashule warrant: Here's what it means for the ANC, Ramaphosa in the months ahead

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ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule. Photo: Gallo Images/Sunday Times/Alon Skuy
ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule. Photo: Gallo Images/Sunday Times/Alon Skuy
Photo: Gallo Images/Sunday Times/Alon Skuy

A warrant of arrest has been issued for ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule, the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation, commonly known as the Hawks, confirmed on Tuesday afternoon.

The charges relate to a controversial R255 million asbestos contract which was issued when he was the premier of the Free State.

Magashule is set to appear in the Bloemfontein Magistrate's Court on Friday.

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